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Who in our world is… A civil rights leader? Seeks for equality?
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'American Idol': Obama Weighs In on Nicki Minaj-Mariah Carey Feud

'American Idol': Obama Weighs In on Nicki Minaj-Mariah Carey Feud | Modern day Dr. Martin Luther King Project | Scoop.it
President Obama took to radio personality Michael Yo's radio show over the weekend to discuss the most important issue on the minds of American voters -- and it wasn't the economy.
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"I think that they are going to be able to sort it out," Obama said. "I am confident."

 

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"I'm all about bringing people together, working for the same cause," he said. "I think both outstanding artists are going to be able to make sure that they're moving forward and not going backwards."

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President Obama Announces Support For Gay Marriage

President Obama Announces Support For Gay Marriage | Modern day Dr. Martin Luther King Project | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- In a nod to a dramatic shift in public opinion, Barack Obama on Wednesday became the first sitting president to announce his support for same-sex marriage.
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 Those who seek to politicize civil rights for personal or political gain will certainly ... "President Obama's support for marriage equality

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Health Care Showdown Shows Obama's Political Courage | On the Commons

Health Care Showdown Shows Obama's Political Courage | On the Commons | Modern day Dr. Martin Luther King Project | Scoop.it
A while ago Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA) who is retiring from the House this year, gave a "memorable interview":http://nymag.com/print/?/news/features/barney-frank-full-transcript-2012-4/ to New York magazine in which he criticized President...
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The Road Forward: Amid Tight Budgets And Political Gridlock, Obama Faces Tough Road On Poverty

The Road Forward: Amid Tight Budgets And Political Gridlock, Obama Faces Tough Road On Poverty | Modern day Dr. Martin Luther King Project | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- It takes just minutes to cross the bridge between downtown Washington and the impoverished, predominantly black neighborhood of Anacostia, but it might as well be a world away from the polished marble and well-heeled bustle of the...
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Unemployment hovers near 20 percent. The poverty rate approaches 40 percent. And for children -- the future of Anacostia, and of America -- it’s even worse: One in two kids there lives below the poverty line.

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Barack Obama on Civil Rights

Tired of media reports of fundraising and poll results instead of policy issues? At OnTheIssues.org, you can see the view of every candidate on every issue.
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In relating his development in high school, Obama singles out the impact Malcolm X's autobiography had on him. "His repeated acts of self-creation spoke to me," Obama writes. Obama is quick to add that he rejected Malcolm's "talk of blue-eyed devils and apocalypse."

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